Writing from February 2016

Press play

I’ve started digitising some old cassettes and came across this lovely snippet at the start of what the inlay said was a collection of songs by Madness:


In Personal on 1 February 2016. Permalink

Teaching web development to design students

Towards the end of 2015 I taught some second-year design students at Goldsmiths the basics of how to make websites. It was the first time I’d done any teaching and was an interesting experience all round: planning what to include, teaching the classes, and reflecting on what worked and what didn’t.


In Education, Work on 2 February 2016. Permalink

Planning for closure

When starting work on a new website few of us think about how long the site should last for. I know I don’t. But I think we should.


In Web Development on 10 February 2016. Permalink